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[Photograph of Tennis Courts]

Description: Photograph of the tennis courts behind the old AD building with the Gray Cottage in background. There are eight people standing and two people sitting in the photocopy enlargement, and there are twelve people standing and two people sitting in the original.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Sikes Rowden]

Description: Portrait of Sikes Rowden, the first boarding student to arrive at Abilene Christian College, who stayed at Old Childer's Home from 1906-1908.
Date: [1906..1908]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Auditorium Stage]

Description: Photograph of the Abilene Christian College auditorium stage set with a piano, three chairs, and a table. Rows of auditorium seats can be seen in the foreground.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Expression Room]

Description: Photograph of a room in one of the buildings at Abilene Christian College, showing two wicker rocking chairs, a bench, and a table. On the table is a vase of flowers and a pile of papers and books.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of a Cooking Class]

Description: Photograph of an Abilene Christian College domestic science room in the early 1900s, showing two students in uniforms and hats during a cooking class. Gas burners as well as a stove and canned goods on an upper shelf can be seen in the background.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Students in Front of the Main Building]

Description: Group photograph of students posed on the front steps and balcony of the Main Building on the Abilene Christian College campus. The students on the balcony sit on the railing with their legs hanging over the edge. Handwritten note in blue ink reads, “Abilene Christian College -- Roll Call was 35 -- Year 1909-1910.”
Date: [1909..1910]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Administration Building]

Description: Photograph of the Abilene Christian University Administration Building, with two cars parked across the street from the main entrance. A partial view of Daisy Hall is to the left.
Date: [1906..1912]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Church of Christ in Washington D.C.]

Description: Photograph of a church building in Washington, D. C. Note on the back of photograph reads, "Church of Christ, 14th and Meridian Place, Washington, D.C., First series of sermons by Bro. Jesse P. Sewell, Apr. 3rd to 17th, 1921."
Date: April 10, 1905
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Algebra Class]

Description: Group photograph of the students in an algebra class at Abilene Christian College in 1907. The group of men and women – forming three rows – appears to be photographed on the porch of a brick building. Two students sitting in the middle of the bottom row hold a slate chalkboard that reads, “Algebra 1907.”
Date: 1907
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Zellner Hall]

Description: Photograph of Zellner Hall on the old Abilene Christian College campus, with four girls looking out of the second story window. A pile of rubble can be seen collected near the base of the building.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph
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[Photograph of Daisy Hall]

Description: Photograph of Daisy Hall at Abilene Christian University. A recently poured sidewalk from the side entrance to the front of the building can be seen. There is also a black metal bucket in between the 3rd and 4th windows (from the left) on the lower level.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Daisy Sewell with Bible Class]

Description: Photograph taken at the home of Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Sewell in Bonham, Texas, with the Bible school students in the summer of 1900. Note on the back of the photograph reads, "Duplicate, Bible 2". A card in the sleeve has this information: "Mrs. Sewell standing by door. Elizabeth Fisher. Shaffer Arledge. - Adams. Leo Cantrell. Thelma Tillison. 1920?"
Date: Spring 1900
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Bible Class at J. P. Sewell House]

Description: Photograph of Bible school students at the home of J. P. and Daisy Sewell, showing the students standing near the opening of a fence. A horse can be seen to the left of the group. Note on the back of the photograph reads, "Picture #7. Home of J.P. Sewell and Daisy McQuigg Sewell, Bonham, Texas. All in the picture are Bible School students during a meeting held by E.G. Sewell and Sam Pitman [?] - 1900. Left to right: Elmo Moore - Bonham, Texas. Sam Pilsman in front of fence with derby. Sallie McQuigg - Bonham. [?] Friend, White [?], Texas. Rocie McQuigg, Bonham. J.P. Sewell, Daisy Sewell, Bonham. Lucy Dodd, Nashville, Tennessee.”
Date: 1900
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Daisy Hall]

Description: Photograph of the front of Daisy Hall with "Hosea H. Lewis" handwritten on the frame. The three-story brick building has a detailed roof line and a set of large concrete steps to the entrance doors.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Latin Class]

Description: Group photograph of the 1908-1909 Latin class in front of an Abilene Christian College building. Front row-Eleanor McGavrock, Eula McDonald, Mary McDonald, Olen Whiteside, Scarborough. Second row- Powers, Viola Zellner, John Cranfill, Jim Harvey, Nora Powers, Roy Estes, Otis M. Reynolds.
Date: [1908..1909]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Zellner Hall]

Description: Photograph of the front windows and entrance of Zellner Hall at Abilene Christian University, with some furniture visible through the windows.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph
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[Photograph of Zellner Hall in Snowstorm]

Description: Photograph of the front of Zellner Hall during a snow storm. There is an individual standing on the front steps, and an individual looking out the window on the third floor straight above the front steps.
Date: [1906..1919]
Item Type: Photograph
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[Abilene Christian College Faculty]

Description: Photograph of the 1908-1909 Abilene Christian College faculty: Mary McDonald, Lucretia Creath, Jesse Cannon, Bennett, H.C. Darden, R.L. Whiteside, John McRice. The back of the photograph identifies where each individuals is standing or sitting.
Date: [1908..1909]
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of English Class]

Description: Photograph of the 1909 English class at Abilene Christian College. One of the students in the bottom row holds a slate small chalkboard that reads, "1909, English Class." Top row: Ola Hutchinson, Ray Estes, Nora Powers, Mimmie Grise, Alex Fisher, Viola Zelner, John Cranfill, Arthur Slater Second row: Earl Hayes, Eula McDonald, Gurtor, Eldora McGavook, John Harvey, Quentin Reynolds, Eozz, John M. Rice.
Date: 1909
Item Type: Photograph